The two ordered drinks even though she was clearly uncomfortable, and when I went back to deliver them I heard him say something to the effect of, 'I know I'm older than I said, but there must be some daddy issues that you want to work out...'" -Lindsay, 22 3.
An Early Halloween"It was Halloween night right after work, so no one was dressed up at the bar yet.
' The guy says, 'No sorry,' so she walks around until the guy she was supposed to meet shows up -- in a full suit.
He was definitely surprised to see her dressed up, and she was definitely surprised to see what this guy looked like in real life...since the man she first thought he might be was much, much older." -Khad, 25 4.
You Can Still Tinder When You're Homeless..."We do $3.50 mixed well drinks on Wednesdays, which is when this couple came in.
I went over to check on his date, and as I got closer I saw that she was crying. "The bar I work at is by a college, so the patrons are always pretty young and I always have to card.
When I asked what was wrong, she told me that the guy had TEXTED her saying he wasn't interested. A girl came in who was just barely 21, and was waiting on someone to join her.
The guy who came in could have been her father—he had salt and pepper hair and visible wrinkles, I'd say he was in his mid 40s.
He comes up to the girl and introduces himself as Dan, and I watched the girls eyes widen with shock.
"I went over to check on his date, and as I got closer I saw that she was crying." Online dating has made the bar scene a pretty awkward place—especially for your bartender, who has to witness your cringe worthy first date, firsthand.
But the first (and presumably last) Tinder dates that these 10 bartenders encountered go above and beyond not recognizing your date immediately, or using a lame excuse to get yourself out of there.